With the exhibition’s curator, examine the career of William Merritt Chase and explore the many ways in which Chase was deemed a leader of his time.

Erica Hirshler, Croll Senior Curator of American Paintings
Two Mondays, October 31 and November 7, 10:30 am–Noon


Above: William Merritt Chase, The Young Orphan (An Idle Moment), 1884. Oil on canvas. NA diploma presentation, November 24, 1890. National Academy Museum, New York (221-P).

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